Not Your Typical Elder Law Firm

Jonathan E Gertler

San Francisco, CA


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  • Rated by Super Lawyers(R) - Jonathan E. Gertler | 20 Years
Jon Gertler is one of the leading injury and wrongful death trial lawyers in California, as well as an accomplished class action lawyer. Jon has won multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements in accident cases involving cars, trucks, helicopters, trains, cranes, lifts, electrical work, and medical malpractice. Jon's cases have involved death, and brain, spine, burn, nerve and other disabling injuries.

Today, Jon's limits his practice to a handful of clients with death and severe injury cases. After spending the last 25 years practicing as a founding partner of Chavez & Gertler, a prestigious plaintiffs' firm in Marin County, Jon is proud to partner with his friend and colleague, Kathryn Stebner and be a part of the SGGK team. He co-counsels as lead or co-lead trial counsel with other elite trial lawyers, predominantly in California.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1983


  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California


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